All Things Wise and Wonderful

All Things Wise and Wonderful Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 9781447224280
Year 2012-05-17
Pages 384
Language en
Publisher Pan Macmillan
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The third volume of memoirs from the author who inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small Training as an RAF pilot in the smoke and bustle of London is a far cry from James Herriot’s day job as a country vet in the Yorkshire Dales. And while he is keen to serve Queen and country, James cannot help but miss his life in Darrowby – despite frequent arguments between his colleagues, ornery cattle and equally ornery farmers, and the continuing saga of Cedric the flatulent dog. But most of all he misses his wife Helen; pregnant with their first child. The question is constantly hanging over him – will he be going to war? And when will he get to go home? Since they were first published, James Herriot’s memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, All Things Wise and Wonderful is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain’s best-loved authors.

All Things Wise and Wonderful

All Things Wise and Wonderful Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 9781453227923
Year 2011-11-15
Pages 442
Language en
Publisher Open Road Media
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Veterinarian James Herriot recalls life in England during World War II, when the great forces of the modern world came even to his sleepy Yorkshire hamlet Only a couple of years after settling into his new home in northern England, James Herriot is called to war. In this series of poignant and humorous episodes, the great veterinarian shares his experiences training with the Royal Air Force, pining for a pregnant wife, and checking in on the people back home who made his practice so fascinating. As the young men of Yorkshire are sent into battle and farmers consider the broader world they’re a part of, Herriot reflects on the lives—human and animal alike—that make his home worth fighting for.

All Things Wise and Wonderful

All Things Wise and Wonderful Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 0312966555
Year 1998-07-15
Pages 440
Language en
Publisher Macmillan
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In the midst of World War II, the veterinarian muses on past adventures through the Yorkshire dales, visiting with old friends and introducing scores of new characters--both human and animal--in a volume of memoirs. Reprint.

All Creatures Great and Small All Things Bright and Beautiful and All Things Wise and Wonderful

All Creatures Great and Small  All Things Bright and Beautiful  and All Things Wise and Wonderful Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 9781453239407
Year 2011-11-15
Pages 1324
Language en
Publisher Open Road Media
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James Herriot’s timeless bestselling series is a delightfully fun look at a country veterinarian and the creatures that populate a charming English town Perhaps better than any other writer, James Herriot reveals the ties that bind us to the natural world. Collected here are three of his masterpieces—All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautiful, and All Things Wise and Wonderful—which have been winning over animal lovers everywhere for almost fifty years. From his night visits to drafty barns during freezing northern England winters, to the beautiful vitality of rural life in the summertime, to the colorful menagerie of animals—and their owners—that pass through his office, Herriot vividly evokes the daily challenges and joys that come with being a veterinarian. Witty and heartwarming, this collection of whimsical, dramatic, and touching anecdotes reveals the ties that bind us to the animals in our lives. This edition features a new introduction from the author’s son and bonus archival photos.

All Things Bright and Beautiful

All Things Bright and Beautiful Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 9780330529419
Year 2012-05-17
Pages 384
Language en
Publisher Pan Macmillan
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The second volume of memoirs from the author who inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small Now settled into the sleepy Yorkshire village of Darrowby, and married to Helen the farmer’s daughter, James Herriot thinks he’s finally got himself sorted. But life as a vet in the 1930s was never going to be easy. Quite aside from his unpredictable colleagues, brother Siegfried and Tristan Farnon, he must contend with new-fangled medical techniques, delivering calves after far too much home-made wine, and a grudge-holding dog called Magnus who never forgets. And then, with Britain on the verge of war, James faces a decision that could separate him from Darrowby – and Helen – for ever... Since they were first published, James Herriot’s memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, All Things Bright and Beautiful is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain’s best-loved authors.

All Creatures Great and Small

All Creatures Great and Small Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 9781447224211
Year 2012-05-17
Pages 432
Language en
Publisher Pan Macmillan
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The inspiration for the BBC series of the same name Fresh out of Glasgow Veterinary College, to the young James Herriot 1930s Yorkshire seems to offers an idyllic pocket of rural life in a rapidly changing world. But from his erratic new colleagues, brothers Siegfried and Tristan Farnon, to incomprehensible farmers, herds of semi-feral cattle, a pig called Nugent and an overweight Pekingese called Tricki Woo, James find he is on a learning curve as steep as the hills around him. And when he meets Helen, the beautiful daughter of a local farmer, all the training and experience in the world can’t help him... Since they were first published, James Herriot’s memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, All Creatures Great and Small is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain’s best-loved authors. 'I grew up reading James Herriot's books and I'm delighted that thirty years on, they are still every bit as charming, heartwarming and laugh-out-loud funny as they were then' Kate Humble

The Lord God Made Them All

The Lord God Made Them All Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 9781447224389
Year 2012-05-17
Pages 352
Language en
Publisher Pan Macmillan
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The fourth volume of memoirs from the author who inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small Finally home from London after his wartime service in the RAF, James Herriot is settling back into life as a country vet. While the world has changed after the war, the blunt Yorkshire clients and menagerie of beasts with weird and wonderful ailments remain the same. But between his young son, Jimmy, trailing him around aping his every move, stubborn farmers refusing to try his ‘new-fangled’ treatments and a goat that has eaten 293 tomatoes, Darrowby is far from quiet. And with another baby on the way, life is about to get even more chaotic... Since they were first published, James Herriot’s memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, The Lord God Made Them All is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain’s best-loved authors.

All Creatures Great and Small

All Creatures Great and Small Author
ISBN-10 140278581X
Year 2012
Pages 22
Language en
Publisher Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
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Features a child surrounded by an adorable array of animals who accompany her on forays through flowering fields, near purple mountains, and by a flowing river. On board pages.

The Lord God Made Them All

The Lord God Made Them All Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 0312335326
Year 2004-10-12
Pages 384
Language en
Publisher Macmillan
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Continues the memoirs of Yorkshire veterinarian James Herriot, as life for Herriot, his wife, and two children gets back to normal after World War II.

All Things Bright and Beautiful

All Things Bright and Beautiful Author Cecil Frances Alexander
ISBN-10 0819218847
Year 2001-01-01
Pages 32
Language en
Publisher Church Publishing, Inc.
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The great hymn becomes an incredible adventure in this childrens book. Marvelously entertaining, yet with a clear focus on the wonder of Gods creation and relevance to the world.

All Things Bright and Beautiful

All Things Bright and Beautiful Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 9780330529419
Year 2012-05-17
Pages 384
Language en
Publisher Pan Macmillan
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The second volume of memoirs from the author who inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small Now settled into the sleepy Yorkshire village of Darrowby, and married to Helen the farmer’s daughter, James Herriot thinks he’s finally got himself sorted. But life as a vet in the 1930s was never going to be easy. Quite aside from his unpredictable colleagues, brother Siegfried and Tristan Farnon, he must contend with new-fangled medical techniques, delivering calves after far too much home-made wine, and a grudge-holding dog called Magnus who never forgets. And then, with Britain on the verge of war, James faces a decision that could separate him from Darrowby – and Helen – for ever... Since they were first published, James Herriot’s memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, All Things Bright and Beautiful is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain’s best-loved authors.

Every Living Thing

Every Living Thing Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 9781453227947
Year 2011-11-15
Pages 378
Language en
Publisher Open Road Media
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The #1 New York Times–bestselling author of All Creatures Great and Small reflects on the rewards of training the next generation of veterinarians. As an aging James Herriot begins to see more house pets than livestock, the challenge of treating animals—and reassuring their owners—provides plenty of excitement, mystery, and moments of sheer delight. After building up his own practice, the renowned country vet begins to teach a new generation about a business both old-fashioned and very modern. He watches with pride as his own children show a knack for medicine, and remarks on the talents and quirks of a string of assistants. There is no perfecting the craft, since people and their animals are all remarkably different, but Herriot proves that the best healers are also the most compassionate.

James Herriot s Yorkshire

James Herriot s Yorkshire Author James Herriot
ISBN-10 0312439717
Year 1981-03-15
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher Macmillan
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The dedicated British veterinarian conducts a guided tour through the land of All Creatures Great and Small with walks and drives over the beautiful rolling countryside where he lives and works